Samsung announces Chromebook 2 with Intel processor for $250

Samsung announces the Chromebook 2 powered by an Intel Celeron processor, which will be released next week for $250 MSRP.

Published Fri, Oct 17 2014 12:47 PM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:14 PM CST

Samsung today announced the Chromebook 2 powered by an Intel Celeron processor, as the company continues to support Google-powered operating systems. The Chromebook 2 is a light device designed to power on fast and utilize cloud-based storage - it likely won't be a desktop replacement for business users, but could be a fun, inexpensive product for consumers to play with.

Samsung announces Chromebook 2 with Intel processor for $250 | TweakTown.com

The device runs Google Chrome and is powered by an Intel Celeron N2840 (2.58 GhZ) processor, 2GB DR3L RAM, 16GB storage, Intel HD graphics, and supports 1366 x 768 resolution. The Chromebook has an 11.6" screen and weighs just 2.65 lbs., with battery life up to nine hours.

The Samsung Chromebook 2 with Intel Celeron processor is now available for pre-order with a $249.99 MSRP, and will be released next week.

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